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RN to BSN Program (Online): Find Articles & Apps

The RN-BSN nursing program enrolls Registered Nurses with current RN licenses from associate degree and diploma programs to the baccalaureate program with advanced standing.

Medical Database Apps For Mobile Devices

CINAHL: Search for articles across all EBSCOhost databases including CINAHL. Download the app in  CINAHL by clicking the EBSCOhost iPhone and Android Applications link at the bottom of the page and enter your email address.  Authenticate through email on your mobile device.

Free for CMU students

PUBMED ON TAP: Search for articles on a PubMed interface with PubMed on Tap.  Download the app via the app store on your device.

$2.99

MEDSCAPE: Search for drugs and drug interaction references, diseases and conditions, procedures, anatomy and more.  Download the app and register.

Free

MICROMEDEX: Micromedex has a varity of apps, some of which are free to CMU students (drug information, drug interactions and IV Compatibility).  Download the app(s) via the app store on your device.  Use the CMU password provided from the Mobile Micromedex link in the desktop version of the database.

Free for CMU students

AAP RED BOOK: Redbook contains the latest immunization schedules as well as clinical guidelines on the manifestations, etiology, epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment of more than 200 common childhood medical conditions. Access the app via the app store on your device.

Free for CMU students

Up-To-Date: peer reviewed and graded evidence-based recommendations.  No download needed.
COCHRANE LIBRARY: Includes reviews and podcasts.  Only available for apple devices and must be purchased from the itunes store.

Library Databases

Each of the following databases have unique characteristics.  It may be a good idea to try running your search in more than one of them.

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